D1.L.3. ASME NF 3000 - 1998 Code
For steel design, STAAD.Pro compares the actual stresses with the allowable stresses as defined by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers — Nuclear Facility (ASME NF) Code. The ASME NF-3000 1998 Code is used as the basis of this design.
A brief description of some of the major allowable stresses is described herein.